Dr. Edna Iordache is a surgical resident in orthopedics and traumatology, currently based in Bucharest, Romania.
During her residency, she had the unique chance to apply for a one-year fellowship in Basel, Switzerland, where she worked as a research assistant at Kantosspital Ballenad, Bruderholz, under Prof. Dr Michael T. Hirschmann’s guidance. There is where she had the opportunity to conduct her own projects, primarily focused on the knee joint. Later, she started reviewing for KSSTA and was awarded the Best Reviewer Award 2021. She joined the JEO web-editors team in March 2022.
After returning to Bucharest, she continued her passion for research and education at Monza Metropolitan Hospital, with a special focus on sports knee and shoulder injuries as well as regenerative medicine. She is currently involved in multiple projects while trying to engage more Romanian medical students and orthopedic residents into clinical research.
She has no conflict of interest to disclose.